I. Epidemiology for stroke facilities planning

Reu El A Stallones, Mark L. Dyken, Harry C H Fang, Albert Heyman, Raymond Seltser, Jeremiah Stamler, Epidemiology Study Group

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The major factors known to be associated with stroke include increasing age, hypertension, cardiovascular disease and diabetes. However, many additional data are required to substantiate the role of other risk factors. The incidence, prevalence and mortality figures in this paper are presented in a form to be useful for planning health facilities und manpower resources required in the proper management of stroke problems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)360-374
Number of pages15
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1972

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing

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    Stallones, R. E. A., Dyken, M. L., Fang, H. C. H., Heyman, A., Seltser, R., Stamler, J., & Epidemiology Study Group (1972). I. Epidemiology for stroke facilities planning. Stroke, 3(3), 360-374. https://doi.org/10.1161/01.STR.3.3.360